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Commodity Prices and Development$
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Roman Grynberg and Samantha Newton

Print publication date: 2007

Print ISBN-13: 9780199234707

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2008

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199234707.001.0001

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Commodity Value Chains Compression—Coffee, Cocoa, and Sugar

Commodity Value Chains Compression—Coffee, Cocoa, and Sugar

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(p.136) 5 Commodity Value Chains Compression—Coffee, Cocoa, and Sugar
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Commodity Prices and Development
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Jaya Choraria

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199234707.003.0006

This chapter details a study of commodity value chain compression for coffee, cocoa, and sugar. The study uses time series data of prices along entire commodity chains from raw material in a commodity exporting developing country to final retail produce in a developed consuming country, in order to provide descriptive analysis of the evolution of farm gate-to-retail price spreads. Comparisons are made across the commodities studied and across countries in order to provide insight into the causes of changes in the farm gate-to-retail price spread over time.

Keywords:   time series data, coffee, cocoa, sugar

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